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Windows 8 Online Course

[ TTWIN08 ]

£48.00

Windows 8 Training Course Windows 8 is the biggest change to Microsoft's operating system in almost twenty years, and in this Windows 8 training course we will get you up to speed and productive as quickly as possible.


You will learn how to use the new Start screen and how it works with the desktop, how to customize your settings and preferences and how to use the built-in apps and accessories. You will also learn tips for managing your files and folders, and throughout the course, you'll learn lots of shortcuts.

After finishing this course, you will know how to make Windows adapt to your needs, rather than the other way around. You will learn how to pin important programs and web sites to the Start screen and remove those you don't need. You'll learn tips and shortcuts to manage files and folders, so they will always be at your fingertips and how to search for them if you don't know where they are. You will also learn how Windows can keep you safe from viruses and other malware.


Highlights

• Discover Updated desktop options (themes, background, screen savers)
• See the revised taskbar in action (jumplists, live thumbnails, notification area)
• Learn centralized & simplified hardware & printer management
• One-stop for identifying and fixing maintenance, security and performance issues using the Action Center
• Integrated scheduled backup and easy drive encryption including BitLocker to Go for USB drives


HIT THE GROUND RUNNING (44 min)

    The Start Screen & the Desktop
    Modifying the Start Screen
    Personalizing the Way Your Computer Looks
    Snapping Apps to the Screen
    Setting Taskbar Options

CUSTOMIZATION WITH THE SETTINGS APP (38 min)

    Managing Users
    Controlling Notifications
    Configuring Searches
    Choosing which Apps Can Share
    General Settings
    Privacy
    Devices
    Wireless & Ease of Access
    Syncing Your Settings
    Creating a HomeGroup
    Windows Update

SETTING OPTIONS WITH THE CONTROL PANEL (89 min)

    Opening the Control Panel
    Choosing Default Programs
    Changing the Screen Resolution & Other Display Items
    Managing Fonts
    Changing the Way Your Mouse Behaves
    Choosing Wallpaper, Background Colors, & Sounds
    Managing Power on a Laptop
    Uninstalling a Program
    Controlling Audio Hardware & the Sounds Windows Makes
    Getting Info on System Settings & Making Changes
    Managing Users
    Staying Safe from Viruses
    Letting the Firewall Add to Your Safety
    Mobility Settings for Your Laptop

MANAGING FILES & FOLDERS (57 min)

    Navigating the File Explorer
    Viewing Folder Contents
    Copying & Moving Files & Folders
    Multiple Explorers, & Sharing & Renaming Files
    Using & Managing Libraries
    Searching for Files
    Backing Up Files with File History
    Zipping & Unzipping Files

WORKING WITH BUILT-IN APPS (48 min)

    Calendar
    Photos
    Mail
    People
    Messaging
    Music
    Windows Store

WORKING WITH BUILT-IN ACCESSORIES (33 min)

    Calculator
    Character Map
    Paint
    Snipping Tool
    Magnifier

INTERNET EXPLORER 10 (32 min)

    The New Windows 8-Style IE 10
    The traditional IE 10 on the desktop
    IE 10 - Organizing Bookmarks
    Security & Performance Features

BASIC TROUBLESHOOTING (14 min)

    The New Task Manager
    Deleting Temp Files
    Credits


Length of Subscription: 12 Months Online On-Demand Access
    Running Time: 6 Hour
    Platform: Windows & MAC OS
    Level: Beginner to Intermediate
    Project Files: Included


Learn anytime, anywhere, at home or on the go.

Stream your training via the internet, or download to your computer and supported mobile device, including iPad™, iPhone™, iPod™ Touch and most Android devices.



If you would like a free demo of this course please follow this link
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